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More than 7.4 million borrowers were still "seriously" underwater on their mortgages at the end of June, according to RealtyTrac.
The supply of homes for sale nationally in June fell 6.5 percent from a year ago, according to a new report from Zillow. That's boosting prices.
Higher prices are beginning to take their toll on U.S. home buyers. Signed contracts to buy existing homes fell unexpectedly in June.
For the second week in a row, mortgage activity barely budged, despite a small drop in interest rates.
"Few assets offer the combination of relatively modest risk and high returns as U.S. real estate," a Zillow researcher says.
The median price of a home sold in Dallas County in June hit $208,000, up 15 percent from a year ago.
Brokerage Redfin says consumer demand for housing took a sharp turn for the worse in June, as potential buyers balked at higher home prices.
Loan volume is now expected to rise to $801 billion in 2015, an upward revision from the $730 billion bankers had forecast.
Call it groundhog week. Mortgage application volume barely moved at all, according to the MBA, although volume is better than a year ago.
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Homebuilders claim there is good demand, but they also complain being handcuffed by a lack of skilled labor.
U.S. housing starts rebounded strongly in June and building permits surged to a near eight-year high.
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Active home listings in Phoenix dropped 7 percent in May. On June 1, there were 21 percent fewer listings than a year earlier.
Single-family home builders are feeling better about business. A monthly sentiment index came in at the highest level in July since November, 2005.
U.S. foreclosure activity falls to a 10-year low.
Foreclosure activity across the United States dropped to its lowest in a decade during the first half of 2015, according to data released Thursday.
WASHINGTON, July 16- Foreclosure activity across the United States dropped to its lowest in a decade during the first half of 2015, according to data released Thursday. "U.S. foreclosure starts have not only returned to pre-housing crisis levels, they have fallen well below those pre-crisis levels and are still searching for a floor," said Daren Blomquist,...